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How Harry Houdini escaped death

The Week Magazine - 01 Sep 2014
On Monday night, the network premiered a two-part special event called Houdini, an Adrien Brody-starring biopic covering the life of one of the greatest magicians of all time. Brody's performance has been widely praised, with critics describing him as ...

Minky Woodcock: The Girl Who Handcuffed Houdini Review

Bleeding Cool News - 17 Nov 2017
Almost every child at one point or another wants to be a magician when they grow up. And there's arguably no more well-known magician than Harry Houdini. His life and death are full of mysteries and embellishments — something that various media has ...

Houdini's greatest illusion: He still mystifies us

Chicago Tribune - 27 Oct 2017
Klodzen's presentation, "Houdini – the Man, the Legend," touched on Houdini's intriguing life and his enigmatic death. Klodzen also offered insights on Houdini's ultimate secret – how he has kept us mesmerized long after he's been gone. Houdini died on ...

Houdini's Magic boosts chances for Diamond Mile

Jamaica Observer - 17 Nov 2017
TO THE WORLD! Owner of Houdini's Magic Derrick Brandt (centre) cannot hide his joy after his horse won the Coca Cola Invitational Mile last Saturday at Caymanas Park. Sharing the joyous moment are his wife Linda and son Derek (second left).

Cal Thomas: Hillary and Bill Houdini

Baltimore Sun - 11 Nov 2017
I am not the first to compare the Clintons to Harry Houdini, the great magician and escape artist, but Bill and Hillary make him look like a rank amateur. No law seems to touch them. No regulation seems to control them. No prosecutor wants to take the ...

Seahawks QB Russell Wilson puts on Houdini act again - 10 Nov 2017
You were certain of it. I was certain of it. Surely, Arizona Cardinals defenders were certain of it. The only question was how many yards would he lose. The Seattle Seahawks quarterback kept circling back. One loop-de-loop. Another. Where is he going?

Harry Houdini séance to cap National Magic Week

amNY - 25 Oct 2017
National Magic Week kicked off Wednesday with the announcement of a séance intended to reach legendary magician Harry Houdini from beyond the grave. Representatives from the Society of American Magicians, the Childhood Home of Harry Houdini ...

What you don't know about Houdini

LaSalle News Tribune - 10 Nov 2017
Pack, a Chicago-area professional magician, held a Princeton Public Library audience spellbound at a recent show featuring the life story of one of the world's most well-known magicians. The only trouble is, Pack says, is most of what you know about ...

Cal Thomas column: Hillary and Bill Houdini - 10 Nov 2017
How do they do it? I am not the first to compare the Clintons to Harry Houdini, the great magician and escape artist, but Bill and Hillary make him look like a rank amateur. No law seems to touch them. No regulation seems to control them. No prosecutor ...

How the Celtics Defense Improved

Hardwood Houdini - 16 Nov 2017
Right now, Boston owns the best defense in the league, posting a league best 95.8 defensive rating. Last season, the Celtics posted a 105.5 defensive rating, which was good for 12th in the NBA. Then, they proceeded to trade away the perceived two best ...

When Houdini came to Lancashire

Lancashire Evening Post - 10 Nov 2017
An article in the Blackpool Gazette of June 16 1905 recounts: “Houdini makes his first appearance in Blackpool this week; and, as in Russia, America, France, and other countries, he has here given proof of his skill. On Monday he was granted permission ...

Op-ed: Hillary and Bill Houdini

Kenai Peninsula Online - 15 Nov 2017
Jarrett says: “The Clintons are escape artists that would make Houdini proud. Whenever they are caught dangling their feet over the edge of illegality, they usually dummy up.” He pointed out that when Hillary Clinton spoke with FBI investigators about ...

The squad car Houdini

WINA AM 1070 - 02 Nov 2017
ESCAPE: A Lake County Sheriff's officer was searching a car following a traffic stop when the skinny driver managed to "do a Houdini" like the illusionist famed for his escapes. Photo: ...

ON THIS DAY: In 1926, Houdini performs his final disappearing act

Letaba Herald - 31 Oct 2017
At a young age, Houdini and his family moved to Appleton, Wisconsin, U.S.A. where began to display a natural acrobatic ability and found he was brilliant at picking locks too. Little did they know, Houdini would go on to become the most celebrated ...

THIS DATE IN HISTORY, Oct. 31: Harry Houdini dies in 1926

Jacksonville Daily News - 31 Oct 2017
In 1926, magician Harry Houdini died in Detroit of peritonitis resulting from a ruptured appendix. In 1941, the Navy destroyer USS Reuben James was torpedoed by a German U-boat off Iceland with the loss of some 100 lives, even though the United States ...

Houdini Séance launches in the Magic Capital of the World

Coldwater Daily Reporter - 26 Oct 2017
COLON — Harry Houdini, if you're not busy this Halloween, Ron Carnell would really like to talk to you. Carnell will be conducting a séance the Saturday leading into All Hallows' Eve in an attempt to contact the long passed spirit of Houdini, the most ...

Column: Hillary and Bill Houdini

The Morning Sun - 14 Nov 2017
Former Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at a Healthcare Symposium at the Pine Barn Inn on the campus of Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, Pa., Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017. Clinton served as the keynote speaker. (Larry Deklinski/The ...

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